The table below looks at the statistics for WCF skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WCF over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Communication Foundation (WCF)
Rank 59 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Permanent jobs citing WCF 13 36 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.85% 4.39% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.81% 9.11% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 37
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
WCF
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
341 395 370
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 48.64% 48.17% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 288 342 344
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WCF
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WCF Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region.

WCF Salary Trend in Oxford

WCF
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WCF across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WCF Salary Histogram in Oxford

WCF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
4 15 (65.22%) MVC
5 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) SQL
6 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (47.83%) Web Services
8 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
8 10 (43.48%) Windows
8 10 (43.48%) TDD
9 9 (39.13%) HTML
9 9 (39.13%) WPF
9 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (30.43%) Scrum
10 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
11 6 (26.09%) XML
11 6 (26.09%) CSS
11 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
11 6 (26.09%) RESTful
11 6 (26.09%) Degree
11 6 (26.09%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 5 (21.74%) MVVM
12 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
12 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
12 5 (21.74%) OO
12 5 (21.74%) MS Excel

WCF
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing WCF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WCF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (8.70%) nginx
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.70%) HBase
3 2 (8.70%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) NUnit
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
1 3 (13.04%) WebDriver
1 3 (13.04%) MSTest
1 3 (13.04%) Rhino Mocks
1 3 (13.04%) Moq
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.04%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) C# Developer
3 7 (30.43%) .NET Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) WPF Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Support
7 3 (13.04%) Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Graduate
7 3 (13.04%) Tester
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (13.04%) Applications Tester
7 3 (13.04%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET
3 11 (47.83%) Web Services
4 9 (39.13%) HTML
4 9 (39.13%) WPF
4 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (26.09%) RESTful
5 6 (26.09%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
6 5 (21.74%) AngularJS
7 4 (17.39%) HTML5
8 3 (13.04%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (13.04%) Ninject
8 3 (13.04%) Spring.NET
8 3 (13.04%) Unity DI Container
8 3 (13.04%) JSON
8 3 (13.04%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) GIS
4 1 (4.35%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (43.48%) TDD
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 5 (21.74%) MVVM
6 5 (21.74%) OO
7 3 (13.04%) BDD
7 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (13.04%) Kanban
7 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
7 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (8.70%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (8.70%) OOP
8 2 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
9 1 (4.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (52.17%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (17.39%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
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